THE HANDLER (2021) Preview of action thriller


‘He’ll do what it takes to get the job done.’

The Handler is a 2021 action thriller in which an ex-marine seeking refuge in a safe house is swarmed by mercenaries trying to kill him.

Written and directed by Michael Matteo Rossi (Shadows; Chase; Misogynist). Co-produced by Anthony Cally, Matt H. Erdems, Tyrone Magnus, Spencer Pesce and Michael Matteo Rossi.

The movie stars Chris Levine (Bad Bones; Woods of Ash; No Way Out; Await the Dawn), Tyrone Magnus, Rachel Alig (Digging to Death), Jazsmin Lewis, Cathy Baron, Matt Erdems (Checkmate), Michael Pashan (No Loose Ends) and Adam Carbone.


Ryker Dune (Chris Levine) is a recently returned home vet who is struggling for money to take care of his wife and child. He gets in touch with Vinnie Fiore (Michael Pashan), a mob boss, who helps him.

Soon, Ryker wants out of crime which Vinnie won’t allow it. Ryker purposely throws a job and so Vinnie vengefully seeks to take Ryker out in any way possible…


Release date:

In the USA, The Handler will be released on DVD, Digital and On-Demand by Uncork’d Entertainment on December 7th 2021.

Cast and characters:

Chris Levine … Ryker Dune
Rachel Alig … Jane Dune
Michael Pashan … Vinnie Fiore
Jazsmin Lewis … Angel
Maddison Bullock … Viper
Cathy Baron … Linn Dune
Tyrone Magnus … Logan Strong
Ego Mikitas … Alexei
Mike Dargatis … Stone
Eduardo Lezcano … Matias
Kelly Pantaleoni … Katya
Amor Sanchez … Silvia
Rachel Swindler … Olivia
Adam Carbone … Jesse Polski
Scot Wade Cain … Slade
Francesco D’Onofrio … Charlie
Matt H. Erdems … Lukas
Tim Banks … Harris
Terrell Dixon … Bruce
Juan Jose Dubon … Tomás
Natalie Byrdsong … Athena
Vincent Fiorenza … Frankie
Andy J. Carlson … Paul
Ed Cali … Drone
Misiluti Salelesi … Feku
Jeremiah Tshimanga … Ahmed
Courtney Richardson II … Damien
Shailyn Herrera … Gabriella
Rene Abelar … Gunner
Aram Sahakyan … Ryker’s son
Jedidiah James … Tug
Brian C. Burton … Isiah
Chris Pozzi … Nash
Narek Nersisyan … George


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